The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they have agreed to terms with six players on minor league contracts, including their 2016 fifth round selection (166th player overall) Walker Robbins, an outfielder from George County (Miss.) High School. The team also announced that they have come to terms with draftees Stefan Trosclair (20th round) and Noel Gonzalez (29th round). In addition, the team has added non-drafted free-agent pitchers Keaton Siomkin, Colton Thomson and Ross Vance.
The team announced yesterday that they had reached agreements with 20 players, including first round selection (33rd overall) Dylan Carlson.
2016 FIRST-YEAR PLAYER SELECTIONS – AGREED TO TERMS – JUNE 16
Rd., Player (overall pick) Pos. B-T Ht. Wt. School Hometown
- Walker Robbins (166) OF L/L 6-3 210 George County (Miss.) HS Leakesville, Miss.
- Stefan Trosclair (616) 1B R/R 6-2 200 University of Louisiana-Lafayette Sulphur, La.
- Noel Gonzalez (886) RHP R/R 5-11 190 Lewis-Clark State (Idaho) College Naches, Wash.
NON-DRAFTED FREE AGENTS – AGREED TO TERMS – JUNE 16
Name Pos. B-T Ht. Wt. School
Keaton Siomkin RHP R/R 6-0 205 University of California-Berkeley
Colton Thomson LHP L/L 60- 190 University of New Mexico
Ross Vance LHP L/L 6-0 180 West Virginia University